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Banner

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The banner is divided into three rectangles and a square. At the upper left is a square in bright yellow on which is printed the imperial double-headed eagle in black with three crowns joined by a red ribbon, the orb and scepter in yellow and the St. George in yellow on a red shield. To the right are two bands, one in white, the other in blue, filling the side of the square, and a band in red running the full width of the banner.

Category:
textiles
Made from:
Wool
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
Late 19th c.
Size:
76.2 × 116.2 cm (30 × 45 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.5
Class:
TEXTILE
Signature marks:
note "Russian / Regimental / Flag / given to Hillwood Museum / May 6th 1977 / ...(illegible)" on the cardboard tube that banner is rolled around handwritten by Gus according to Wendy Lopes
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Tatiana Pinto, 1977